November 2018 Blog Posts (7)

Whats your Holy Grail?

We all have a ultimum ,our own HOLY GRAIL in guitars or CBG's.

To Get.Buy, or Build!

Whats YOURS?

This TERRAPLANE custom from John Dawson Winter III is one of mine , a custom build by this brand today is allmost 10000 dollar a Build, far out of reach for my wallet.

But they are out there the ultimo Slide Guitar ,players like Sonny…

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Added by Andries D. EKER on November 26, 2018 at 4:52pm — 97 Comments

Creative ...or crazy?

Added by Rich on November 25, 2018 at 7:12pm — 6 Comments

Music Chair

Hello Nation, I came across this build, and thought I would leave it here for anyone that might be interested in it https://www.instructables.com/id/Musical-Chair-aka-Rocking-Chair/
Enjoy
Gary from Mount Morris Michigan

Added by Gary Nancy on November 24, 2018 at 12:51am — 1 Comment

2018 Christmas Album?

Just wondering if we're doing the traditional Christmas album again and if so, who's handling the mix?

SD

Added by smilingdog1 on November 23, 2018 at 9:30pm — 3 Comments

My New Alexandria CBG Adventure

Ever since I learned about the Cigar Box Guitar Museum (inside of Speal’s Tavern) in New Alexandria, Pennsylvania, I’ve wanted to visit and see this unique collection of instruments. Last month, I haphazardly noticed Shane Speal and the Snakes were playing there on 11/10 and decided it was time to cross this item off my proverbial bucket list. Here's a recap of my adventure...

After boarding a 737 outbound from Dallas' Love Field, I arrived at…

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Added by Poorness Studios on November 12, 2018 at 7:30pm — 3 Comments

String Talk !

StringTalk!

Had a intervieuw This afternoon whit Roman ZAJICEK "Rozawood Guitars"Tsjechie.

He is a Master Luthier maybee the Best there is in Europe,from the Old school Builders.

There was a Workshop at The Fellowship of Acoustics near my hometown in Dedemsvaart Holland.

In the intervieuw we talk on topics like strings,Woods,dobro's, that past ,while we where at the workshop in the Vintage & rare guitar store from Rudi Bults The Fellowschip of Acoustics in…

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Added by Andries D. EKER on November 4, 2018 at 4:40pm — 40 Comments

Gutter Guard Sound Hole Covers

Here's a tip I thought I would share. I actually discovered this by accident on my first build. It's just an old piece of gutter guard I found laying around. I thought it might make cool looking sound hole covers. So, I cut it to size, lined it up with the sound holes & used little screws & nuts to attach them to the inside of the lid. Mission accomplished. To my surprise there was an unintended result. They resonate like crazy, but in a good way. It actually gives an accoustic CBG a…

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Added by Steebos Kalist on November 4, 2018 at 12:45pm — 5 Comments

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